Frenchman Alexander Levy continued his love affair with China’s golf courses by kicking off the European Tour’s Final Series with a seven-under-par 65 to lead after the first round of the BMW Masters.
ORLANDO, Fla. – The new head coach at Baylor was back to his old self here at Lake Nona Country Club. He had a yardage book and reading glasses in his left hand. A pen in his right. And over the course of five hours, he crouched behind putts and scribbled talking points and whispered […]
Ousted PGA of America president Ted Bishop issued an apology to the 41 PGA section leaders and the association’s executive directors on Wednesday via a letter that was obtained by Golf Channel. Bishop was “removed” from office last Friday less than a month before he was scheduled to step down after posting an insensitive tweet […]
China’s Shanshan Feng and world No. 1 Inbee Park matched 8-under 64s to take the first-round lead in the Fubon LPGA Taiwan Championship, at the Miramar Golf Country Club in Taipei, Taiwan. Seventeen-year-old amateur Ssu-Chi Cheng of Taiwan shot a 66 and was in a four-way tie for third. Stacy Lewis was three shots back […]
This week marks the fourth event of the 2014-15 PGA Tour season, as players head to Malaysia for the CIMB Classic. Each week, a panel of experts will offer up their picks from four groups of players, based on Golf Channel’s fantasy game, Fantasy Challenge. We will also keep track of their scores and standings. The […]
The PGA Tour is playing in Malaysia, China and Mexico over the next three weeks. Should it stray more often from the U.S.? GolfChannel.com writers weigh in on whether or not the Tour should play more international events. By JASON SOBEL It’s a prototypical double-edged sword, this business of questioning whether the PGA Tour should […]
Mike Johnson, Golf Digest equipment editor, joined “Morning Drive” Wednesday to report on the upcoming Hot List issue and on the new deal that Phil Mickelson signed with Callaway.
We know Miguel Angel Jimenez takes his stretching seriously. We know he’s serious about his cigar smoking and his fine wine consumption. For proof of two of those three, look no further than the first tee on Sunday at this year’s Ryder Cup. He was merely an assistant captain, yet his cigar-smoking-while-stretching performance was one of […]
Callaway Golf announced Wednesday that they have signed Phil Mickelson to a “multi-year extension” of his existing endorsement contract with the company. Exact terms of the extension were not disclosed. Under the extension, Mickelson will continue to play Callaway clubs and balls while using a Callaway staff bag during tournaments. “When I joined the team […]
It’s not often we get to feature Hollywood’s most glamorous and talented women on GolfChannel.com. So imagine our delight – and good fortune – when Jessica Alba teed it up at the Mission Hills Celebrity Pro-Am last week in China. Not only is she a leading lady on the big screen, she stole the show […]
Somebody check the shadow Inbee Park casts as she plays the Fubon Taiwan LPGA Championship this week. It might look strangely like that of Stacy Lewis. And somebody check Lewis. Her shadow may look oddly like that of Park’s. These two can’t seem to shake each other at the top of the women’s game. The […]